The Company: Southeast based consumer credit and identity solutions software-as-a-service provider, majority owned by founder & CEO Ed Margolin. Visit Fraud Protection Network’s website to learn more. The Financing Situation: The Company had previously financed its growth with a combination of equity and convertible notes. With new product rollouts and strategic partnerships in 2020 creating accelerated growth, the Company...
The Company: Privately owned consumer debt collection agency. The Financing Situation: The Company needed capital quickly to move on opportunistic portfolio purchases as well as working capital cushion while collection curves ramped up. The Solution: SG was able to quickly get comfortable with the transaction due to the value of dedicated portfolio collateral as well as a strong personal guaranty from the owner. SG worked quickly to...
SG Continues to Provide Capital Solutions in Today’s Environment, Closes $2MM Growth Capital Facility for SaaS Company
The Company: Founder-owned commercial real estate software-as-a-service (“SaaS”) platform. The Financing Situation: The Company’s legacy business has matured to a stable level with long-term contracted customers. Through a majority-owned subsidiary, the Company is developing a complementary SaaS platform. The new platform is still in its early stages of deployment and needed growth capital to fine-tune software development and expand...
The Company: Founder-owned AI software subscription and services company providing a management platform for microservice-based enterprise applications. Services Revenue: $10MM | SaaS Revenue: $3MM. The Financing Situation: The Company had successfully grown their annual recurring revenue (ARR) base from $2MM to $3MM over the course of 12 months with no outside investment. In order to raise an equity round at a high valuation, they...
The Company: Founder-owned managed service provider offering leading SD-WAN and edge solutions to businesses around the world. The Financing Situation: The Company demonstrated significant year-over-year growth and had recently signed several large, multi-year contracts with new customers. The Company needed upfront working capital to invest in additional people costs in order to effectively perform on upcoming contracts. Additionally,...
The Company: Provider of IT managed services and cloud collaboration solutions. The Company’s management team owns corporate real estate held in a LLC outside of the Company. The Financing Situation: The Company was in need of upfront working capital for new contracts, but did not have availability on its bank ABL. The bank ABL had recently closed its credit facility and was not able to provide additional financing until there was a...
The Company: Industrial recycling company that sells processed and unprocessed materials to domestic and international mills, foundries, and other material processors. Ownership: Family-owned. Financial Profile: $40 million of revenue. The Financing Situation: Management was exploring a sale of the Company and needed additional working capital beyond the availability on their asset-based credit facility. SG was approached by the Company’s...
The Company: Non-VC/sponsor backed cloud-based video storage provider for smart home devices. Revenue: $10mm+ run rate | EBITDA: Break-even The Financing Situation: The Company was searching for a non-dilutive capital solution to help finance continued growth – customer acquisition costs and new data center facility capex. Bank financing was not an option given a combination of the Company’s non-institutional ownership and current...
The Company: Founder owned staffing company that provides a full suite of employment solutions to IT, life sciences, and business services clients. Financial Profile: Revenue: $85.0MM | EBITDA: $4.0MM The Financing Situation: The Company had realized strong revenue growth over the last few years and had a strong pipeline for continued growth. The Company’s bank, Wells Fargo Capital Finance (“Wells Fargo”), was in the process of increasing...
The Company: Privately owned wholesaler of licensed toys, collectibles, and housewares. Revenue: $22mm | EBITDA: $2.8mm The Financing Situation: The Company needed additional working capital to purchase inventory in advance of the holiday busy season. The Company has a flexible asset-based credit facility from FSW Funding (“FSW”), however, given the seasonality of revenue, the Company’s current accounts receivable balance did not provide...